Coconut Octopus giving birth
This week we went to a dive site I had never been to before, in the south of Lembeh, on the mainland. It was very mucky but, as seems...
Flamboyant Cuttlefish in Slow Motion
Flamboyant Cuttlefish are one of the most wonderful creatures we get in Lembeh. They are small (of course) but have the ability to flash bright colours when excited. They...
Pygmy Squid Laying Eggs
Idiosepius sp. 1
I was extremely lucky to capture this incredible moment of natural behaviour. Pygmy Squid are, as the name suggests, very small squid. Not an awful lot is known about...
Mimic Octopus – includes a fight
Mimic Octopus are one of the most iconic critters we have in Lembeh. They are on most of our guests ‘wish list’, not surprisingly, as they are an amazing...
Blue Ring Octopus hunting
I managed to film a very interesting sequence of some Blue Ring action that I hadn’t seen before. As I was filming this one it started to hunt. After...
Flamboyant Cuttlefish Birth
I was very lucky this week to not only witness a Flamboyant Cuttlefish laying her eggs, but I also saw a Flamboyant Cuttlefish being born. Flamboyant’s lay their eggs under...
Octopus sp. 1
This is a wonderful find, the incredibly elusive Hairy Octopus. These are another very small little octopus and this was the first one I have seen. They are probably the...
This little guy is similar in size (though perhaps a little larger) and shape to it’s cousin, the Blue Ring Octopus, It is also similar in that it can produce...
Blue Ring Octopuses Mating
I was lucky enough to find these two Blue Rings mating this week!! The male is holding on to the female, and you can see that slowly he starts to...
I thought that I had finally found the very rare Lembeh Hairy Octopus. It wasn’t, sadly, but a very interesting octopus none the less, and one we hadn’t seen before....
These aptly named Flamboyant Cuttlefish are one of the smaller cuttlefish, with the first one being only about 10cms long and the larger one at the end about 20cms. They...
This Veined, or commonly know Coconut, Octopus, decided that it was interested in my housing. After enveloping the lens it decided to sit on top of my housing!! A...